Dordt College Softball vs. Midland Lutheran
April 28, 2008
(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defender softball team lost a 9-1 decision to Midland Lutheran in game one of their doubleheader on Monday in Sioux Center. Midland Lutheran scored three in the second, third and fourth innings with Dordt averting the shutout with a run in the fifth. Dordt's run came when Kassandra Heynen singled in the fifth and scored on a Sarah Visser groundout. The game ended after the fifth by the eight-run difference rule.
Amber Soodsma, Kassandra Heynen and Amanda Nikkel all had singles for the Defenders while Sarah Visser took the pitching loss, allowing ten hits and nine runs with a walk and four strikeouts in four innings of work.
Dordt's Current Record: 5-29 (2-18)
Opponent's Current Record: 26-13 (16-7)
Winning Pitcher: Lyndsi Heine (Midland Lutheran)
Losing Pitcher: Sarah Visser (Dordt College)
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